Antero Resources Corporation: These Numbers are Too Good to be True

Antero Resources Corporation kicked off the trading day on 08/09/19 with a price decrease of -6.12%, equivalent to -$0.23 relative change for the day. Taking a more long-term approach, AR had a 52-week range of $3.67 to $20.21. At the time of this article’s publishing, this stock is trading at $3.53 after starting the trading session at $3.77. Moving on, the stock has demonstrated a 52-week change amounting to -26.45, alongside an S&P500 52-Week Change of -37.66. At the time of writing, this stock’s 50-day Moving Average stands at $5.25, while the 200-day Moving Average of this stock is currently $9.02.

Currently, this company’s share volume is sitting at $10,758,672, but has maintained average daily volume of $9.17M. This stock has generated an average Year to Date volume of $7.67 million, alongside an average 20-day volume of $11.71 million. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $299.91 million, simultaneously with a float of $267.87 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $1.06 billion.

Antero Resources Corporation(AR) Ownership Data

Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are behaving with this stock. Antero Resources Corporation’s current insider ownership accounts for 7.30%, in contrast to 93.10% institutional ownership. According to the most recent latest insider trade that took place on Jun 10 this organization’s Director sold 16,094,190 at the rate of 6.17, making the entire transaction hit 99,301,152 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 0. Preceding that transaction, on Jun 10 Company’s Director sold 499,830 at a price of 6.17, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 3,083,951. This particular insider is now the holder of 0 in total.

If we take a glance at the Ownership summary of Antero Resources Corporation’s stock, 329 Institutional holders make up 92.09% of its total stock ownership. All together, they are the legal holders of 284,756,242 shares, which are valued at about $1,005,189,534 in total. If we focus on the top 3 stockholders for this publicly-traded organization, BAUPOST GROUP LLC/MA owns 28.59 million shares, with SAILINGSTONE CAPITAL PARTNERS LLC in 2nd place owning 21.11 million shares and VANGUARD GROUP INC in third place with total ownership of 20.33 million shares.

Antero Resources Corporation (AR) Earnings and Revenue Data

In the latest quarterly report that this company released, which was put into the public domain on Mar-19, the organization reported $0.35 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $0.32) by $0.03.

The corporation racked down revenue of $1,045.65million for the previous financial quarter, compared to the mean analyst estimate of $1,196.50 million. This company achieved a net margin of 18.40 while generating a return on equity of 9.25. Antero Resources Corporation’s full-quarter revenue increased by 0.91%, when compared against the year-ago quarter. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of -0.09 per share during the current fiscal year.

Antero Resources Corporation’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -138.10%, and is forecasted to reach -12.94% in the upcoming year.

Additional Trading Performance Indicators

Now turning our attention to the current performance indicators for Antero Resources Corporation, this organization’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.60. The company has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.34. Alongside those, its PE Ratio stands at $1.45, and its Beta score is 0.70.

Another valuable indicator worth considering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.24 for this organization. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 0.77.

In the same vein, AR’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve month was posted at 2.43, a figure that is expected to reach -0.14 in the next reported quarter, and analysts expect it will be -12.94% at the market close of one year from today’s date.